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Southern Sun Dar es Salaam

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  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Just take yourself and be ready to have an amazing and quiet atmosphere, experienced a treat from highly trained and respectable staff, they have a team that is always willing and ready to assist you.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It‘s a great place to spend the night or the afternoon. Very ambient bar / lounge and garden. Good quality food! Rooms are nice but a little small. Service personal is very friendly. Transport werf organised efficiently and on time.More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es SalaamResponded 5 days ago

Dear yvosch1601 Thank you very much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam and thank you for your very kind comments regarding your stay with us. We are delighted that enjoyed your experience with us and we hope to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night before starting our safari. We arrived about 10in the morning and were greeted with a cold drink. Our room was ready so we went straight up. The room was very comfortable with everything we wanted and more. We used...More

Thank ShepofBristol
Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es SalaamResponded 1 week ago

Dear ShepofBristol Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I will always stay in this hotel- it is very clean and people are everything you expect! The breakfast is amazing and vary every day. The restaurant staff members are very welcoming! People in this hotel are nice over all!More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es SalaamResponded 1 week ago

Dear Simeon L Thank you so much for your very kind comments regarding your recent stay at Southern Sun Dar es Salaam - much appreciated. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night stop over pre safari in Tanzania. We arrived here late afternoon without ANY of our bags as they had been left in Heathrow!! As soon as the staff new of this at check in they sprung into action to...More

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Response from Michael P, General Manager at Southern Sun Dar es SalaamResponded 1 week ago

Dear thomasj08871MM Thank you so much for your recent visit to Southern Sun Dar es Salaam and thank you for your valuable feedback regarding your experience with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and our hospitality. We look forward to welcoming you...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$ 184 - US$ 294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#2 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#3 Business Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#5 Romantic Hotel in Dar es Salaam
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 184 - US$ 294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#2 Luxury Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#3 Business Hotel in Dar es Salaam
#5 Romantic Hotel in Dar es Salaam
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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21 December 2017|
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Response from Michael P | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting Southern Sun Dar es Salaam. All major credit cards are accepted. Kind regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager
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Dashjoshi
13 August 2017|
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Response from Ralitsa_nbg | Reviewed this property |
Mostly it is reliable and the signal is strong enough for calls, video chats, etc.
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Theuns S
20 March 2017|
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Response from Michael P | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. Yes we do have these facilities available. We offer valet services as well as irons and ironing boards which can be delivered to your room. Kind regards, Michael Phillipson General Manager
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"All rooms similar with differing views but the Arboretum side probably the best"
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"Sea facing upper floor, great view and very quiet"
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"Garden side (east, north) probably more quiet"
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"Ask for view of gardens"
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